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Management

Eric Hardison
General Manager
575-623-3673


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Brian "Tate" Nicholas
Used Car Sales Manager
575-623-3673

Biography Information



Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
Born in Carlsbad New Mexico. Have one older sister, one younger brother.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I enjoy watching sports, playing golf, hanging out with the family and a goof bet here an there.

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
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Who is your hero, and why?
Vegeta from Dragon Ball Z is my hero. Refuses to never accept being second best, I apply the same ethic to my life.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
Cadillac Ranch in Amarillo Texas

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
Have you ever had a snack cake at 2:00 a.m? Try it there is nothing better.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
Get rid of all issues involving race discrimination, meaningless violence, etc. Life is too short as it is.


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James Harper
New Car Manager
806-236-3068

Biography Information


Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
Born in Fort Worth Texas, grew up in the Metroplex Area, moved to Amarillo TX my Freshman year.. Graduated from Amarillo High in 1979.. I have lived in New Mexico off and on for about 12-13 Years primarily in Albuquerque, but live here in Roswell in 2014..

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Haven't had a lot of spare time lately but I enjoy playing golf, river rafting, and recently making homemade salsa from the pepper plants I grow

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
no

Who is your hero, and why?
My mother and father for all the things they have  gone thru the last few years and still keep going on..

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
Grand Canyon as a kid

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
All though my size can be very intimidating (6''9" and 345lbs) I'm a very easy going... But can be like waking a sleeping bear!!!

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
Health care and starvation... Everyone should be able to see a doctor without costing an arm and a leg, and everyone should be able to have a warm meal.


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Lorie Davis
Internet Sales Manager
575-623-3673

Biography Information

Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
Born and raised in Wichita Falls, I am one of 6 siblings.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
On a warm day I love to go fishing or ride my Heritage Soft-tail. Have never been snow skiing but I am looking forward to trying that while in New Mexico.

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
In Texas I volunteered at a shelter for women and children

Who is your hero, and why?
The Hebrew definition of "Hero" is mighty. So I'd say the only thing that has ever been "mighty" in my life has been God.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
n/a

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
I am ambidextrous, and can paint just about anything that I see. Also I am 5''1" and ride a Harley not something you see every day.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
n/a


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Sales

Ryan Roberts
Consultant
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Biography Information

Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was born in Odessa Tx, but raised here in Roswell N.M. I Have one younger sister and a few step sisters. I graduated from Roswell High in 2001.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I enjoy welding and working on house in my free time.

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
n\a

Who is your hero, and why?
My hero is my father because of the man he has proved to be my whole life.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
reply's believe it or not wax museum

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
i can fall asleep anywhere.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
hate! Smile at someone it may change their day.

 

 


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David Bass
Sales Consultant
575-623-3673

Biography Information



Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was born and raised here in roswell, to William &Molly Bass. I am the youngest of 8 childern my parents raised, I love all outdoor activities, hunting, fishing, camping, etc.. I'm just an ol'' country boy at heart, that loves the simple things in life.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Hunting and fishing are where I love to spend my free time.

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
N/A

Who is your hero, and why?
My father, he is the strongest man i know,worked hard his hole life to rais his family, so they would never be out, he is a modern day John Wayne.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
Boiling Springs, Oklahoma. it isn't boiling or a spring.

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
I am the baby of eight siblings, six older sisters and one older brother.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
peoples negativity.


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Joeangel Samora
Sales Consultant
575-623-3673

Biography Information



Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was raised and born in Roswell, Nm. I have 2 siblings.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
On my spare time I like to go to the gym.

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
No, I do not have any volunteer work.

Who is your hero, and why?
My hero would be, my grandmother, due to how strong she is for encountering the worst situations and handling them with ease.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
The most unusual place I have been would have to be Tucumcari, NM.

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
I would say the unique aspect of myself would be my first name.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
I would change the living style, to bettering my self. I will take opportunities to ensure that.


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Laureen Reed
Sales Consultant
575-623-3673

Biography Information



Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was born in Roswell New Mexico, I went to Goddard High Graduated in 1995. Moved to Texas when I got married and had one beautiful daughter who is now 25 got divorced and remarried to my husband now been married for 20 years and have 2 children 17 and 10 I also have 2 beautiful grandbabies 7 and 5 Lilly and Ryan my children and my grandbabies are my life. I love Nascar I am a die-hard Nascar fan I love Kevin Harvick I go see at least one race a year

What do you like to do in your spare time?
In my spare time I enjoy hanging out with my son playing video games and watching movies and playing football

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
n/a

Who is your hero, and why?
My step dad is my hero he has been there my whole life he has never treated me as if I wasn't his. In this case blood is not always thicker than water. I am forty two years old and he has never missed a birthday and still calls me to wish me a happy birthday and that really means the world to me. Buddy Ford has been the best father a girl could have he has never turned his back on me ever which makes him my hero

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
n/a

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
well one thing I think is funny about me is that I believe I am the only one who has been married 3 times to the same man....

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
n/a


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EJ Salcido
Consultant
575 623-1031


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Brian Graham
Sales Consultant
575-623-3673

Biography Information



Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I'm 34 and have been selling cars for about 2 years now. I have a 7-year-old son and a wife of 14 years. born and raised in Roswell but I've been everywhere and done everything. I have one brother.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I have a full contact medieval group that's meets up on Sunday, and I like to spend time with my family.

Who is your hero, and why?
my dad I guess, hard worker that always puts his family before himself.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
pole lookout on Oahu in Hawaii, supposed to be haunted by a pigmi tribe, was pretty creepy.

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
I have been sword fighting in dagorhir and belegarth for 15 years.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
poverty, I hate seeing people going without.


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David Graham
Sales Consultant
(575) 623-3673

Biography Information



Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was born and raised in Roswell NM. I have three sisters and one brother and three cool grandsons I have been at roswell ford for over twenty years

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I like to mainly spend time with my grandsons golfing, movies the park just about anything that is fun and horses

Who is your hero, and why?
my mom

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
germany

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
I have a dry sense of humor

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
Hunger no small child should start out life that way


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Service

Robert Manatt
Service Advisor
575-623-3673

Biography Information

Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I am Roswell native, born and raised here in town. I have 2 siblings, an older sister Claire Chase, and younger brother Ben Manatt. I left Roswell in 2003 for the military where I served in the OIF OEF operations. I used my Post 9/11 GI Bill to go to school and learn to fly helicopters, where I earned my pilot license.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I enjoy the outdoors. During the winter I am very active in winter sports, skiing and snowboarding. I enjoy golf, hiking, fishing, and hunting amongst other things

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
I do some volunteer work for Chaves County Republican party.

Who is your hero, and why?
Any member of the US military. As for fictional heroes its Captain America because Red White and Blue

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
Dubai. I went snowboarding inside the Mall of the Emirates and got to be on Good Morning America.

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
I am always in a good mood and smiling and laughing. I have always been told I have a very contagious laugh.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
I would change all the division in the world. Just because everyone has different views doesn't' mean we cant all get along.


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Irving McCarrick
Technician
575-623-3673

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Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
Born a yankee in Massachusetts. Broke down like the aliens did. Decided to stay!

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Camping, fishing and any kind of power sports

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
none

Who is your hero, and why?
none

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
none

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
nothing

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
nothing


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Betty Woody
Office Clerk
575-623-3673

Biography Information


Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was born in Roswell, NM. My parents moved to California and then Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. We moved back to Dexter, NM when I was twelve. I graduated from Dexter High School with honors. When Rudy Cordero purchased Roswell Ford, I was there. I have loved every challenge that the Auto Business has sent my way. It kind of gets in your blood. I have a wonderful husband, a daughter, and two sons.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I love to read.

Who is your hero, and why?
I love Super Hero's. You name them- Superman-The Flash- Wonder Woman- Batman- The Arrow. I know it's silly but each hero has all these powers but they still have to make the same moral decisions as we do. We can make a difference.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
I have visited Detroit, Michigan and was so impressed with what used to be. You could tell at some point and time the beauty of all the buildings. They all had beautiful art work at the top of the buildings but doesn't look that great now. I also visited the Ford Museum. I didn't realize Ford was into more than cars.

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
Sometimes I try too hard and it backfires.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
I would like to express or help people to see how important they are to each other. Be your best and kindness goes a long way.


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Laura Cano
Office Clerk
575-623-3673

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Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was born and raised in Roswell, N.M. my entire life. I'm 32yrs old, I'm the only girl and the youngest of a family of 2, I have one older brother. I'm a proud mom of two smart, handsome boys age 13 and 8.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Spend time with my family and close friends.

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
N/A

Who is your hero, and why?
My parents they raised and showed me how to be independent, responsible, and to always work hard.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
N/A

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
N/A

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
Racism because we all deserve to be loved.


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Jesus Padilla
Service Detailer
575-623-1031

Biography Information

 

Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):

I was born and raised here in Roswell NM. I have a daughter and a son my son lives with me. My dad passed away a few years ago so it's just my mom, my brother, and my sister now.

 

What do you like to do in your spare time?

I enjoy cruising my lowrider and working on it when I can.

 

Who is your hero, and why?

My dad, he showed me how to work on my car and my truck and how to be responsible and take care of my stuff.

 

What's the most unusual place you have visited?

San Francisco.

 

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:

I'm way to serious about certain things.

 

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?

Peace we all need it.

 


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Daniel Morales
Certified Service Technician
575-623-3673

Biography Information


Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
Raised in Roswell born in Mexico Married and have 3 boys.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Spend time with my family.

Who is your hero, and why?
Dad, he's been an important part of my life.

What's the most unusual place you have visited?

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
Like to stay home and watch movies.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
world hunger, so there would be no kids or people dying around the world due to starvation.


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David Anderson
Lube Technician
575-623-1031

Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
Born in Provo Utah, Raised in Roswell NM.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Focus on building a current project car, Autocross at Alien City Drag way

Who is your hero, and why?
Buzz Lightyear

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
Las Cruces

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
Spontaneous

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
changing capitalism to the Barter System


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Randon Bratcher
Service Porter
575-623-3673

Biography Information

Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was born in Artesia New Mexico, raised in Lake Arthur New Mexico. I have One brother that's older than me and a sister that is younger.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I love spending time with my wife, watching movies, playing guitar and playing video games.

Do you do any volunteer work that you'd like to share with us?
N/A

Who is your hero, and why?
My Grandfather he was just so awesome to me he worked hard every day of his life .

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
Las Vegas even if I was too young to remember.

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
I do a lot of different voices.

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
I would change how blind some people are when it comes to seeing the facts.


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Parts

John Barrows
Parts Manager
575-623-3673

Biography Information


Tell us about yourself (IE: Where you were born and raised, how many siblings, etc. (This information will be posted to your information on the store's website.):
I was born and raised in Chino hills I have two brothers and two sisters I have a daughter and a grandson both my parents are retired form LA county sheriff dept.

What do you like to do in your spare time?
I like to fish ride motorcycles go to the movies and spend time with my family

Who is your hero, and why?
My hero is my dad he is my step father but he is the only dad I know it takes a big man to take in and raise all five of us kids like his own

What's the most unusual place you have visited?
The UFO  crash site

Tell us something funny or unique about yourself:
I'm a giving and caring person who like every one

If you could change one thing in this world, what would that be and why?
For everyone to get along with each other's because that's the way it should be

 


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Phillip "Clay" Harvey
Parts Counter Sales
575-623-3673


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Finance

Jonathan Martinez
Finance Manager
575-623-3673


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